Marian Eliza Sermon

9 May 1853–28 January 1889 (Age 35)
Battersea, Surrey, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Marian Eliza

When Marian Eliza Sermon was born on 9 May 1853, in Battersea, Surrey, England, United Kingdom, her father, Joseph Simon Sermon, was 51 and her mother, Elizabeth Whitear, was 33. She married John Roberts Edwards on 30 August 1869, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 28 January 1889, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 35, and was buried in Logan Cemetery, Logan, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Roberts Edwards
Marian Eliza Sermon
Marriage: 30 August 1869
Rachel Eliza Edwards
Margaretta Edwards
Joseph Edwards
John Henry Edwards
Maude Edwards

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    30 August 1869Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 1
    The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
    1859 · Logan is Founded
    Age 6
    "\""During the end of April, David Reese and his company settled the land north of the Logan River. That area was the second permanent settlement in Cache Valley and the future location of Logan. The city's boundary was drawn by Logan's first bishop, Jesse W. Fox, a government engineer. The name \""\""Logan\""\"" comes from a trapper that used to frequent the area before the pioneers came to the valley.\"""
    Age 10
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Surman .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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    Robert Sermon

    ROBERT SERMON Robert Sermon, one of the first school teachers in the state of Idaho, was born at Battersea, England, in 1852. In 1856, the family, which included besides Robert, the parents, two brot …

    Sources (17)

    • Marion Edwards in household of John Edwards, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Marrien Firman in entry for John Henry Edwards, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Mary Ann Eliza Sermon, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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